Ecstasy is not a subject of articulation for a gardener who sees his garden full of trees and plants laden with verdure, flowers and fruits, or for an artist who sees his idea getting form on the canvas, or for a visionary who sees his dreams getting realized, through his own efforts. For a long time, I had been visualizing that the critical editi... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=74404
17.05.1989, Ladnun, Rajasthan, India.
Acharya Tulsi Yuvacharya Mahapragya
Acharya Mahapragya on Deep Breathing 1/6
Yogakshema Varsha, Acharya Shree Mahapragya's discourse on practice and advantages of Deep Breathing.
Star Of Mysore
Mysore, 18 Dec 2010
Recently an International Seminar on Jainism was conducted by the Karnataka State Department of Archaeology, under the guidance of Dr. R. Gopal, young and energetic Director. It was truly an international seminar because about twenty scholars from France, Netherlands, UK, USA, Germany, Switzerland, Japan... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76316
Some Observations on Buddhist and Jaina Ethics
The points of similarity between the Buddhistic and the Jaina views of life are so glaringly evident that one is likely to miss the distinction between the two which is perhaps equally important, if not more, to understand them in their proper perspective. The attitude of Lord Buddha for the ... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76370
Thirty-six stanzas on KarmaIntroduction
The well-known merchant of Jaunpur, Banārasīdās (1586-1643), who gave to the world the first Indian autobiography, 1 wrote in Braj in Agra, where he was considered as the leader of an Adhyātma group, 2 a series of philosophical poems gathered after his... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76349
Kundakunda versus Sāṃkhya on the soul
There have been several conceptions of the soul in the history of Jainism. The probably oldest text of the Śvetāmbara Jaina canon, the Ācārāṅga Sūtra / Āyāraṃga Sutta , has some passages that reveal an idea about the soul that is very different from what came to be the classical Jaina c... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76337
Bhandasar Jain Temple at Bikaner
The Bhandasar Jain Temple at Bikaner, dedicated to the 5th Tirthankar Sumatinath, was commissioned in 1468 by Bhandasa Oswal and was completed in 1514. A renowned mercantile citizen of the town named Bhanda Shah was assigned to construct the building and according to this the temple was named after him. It is... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76352
Pareshnath Jain Temple at Kolkata
The most important Jain temple complex in Kolkata is known as the Pareshnath Jain Temple, and is located in the northeast side of the city at the bustling Badridas Temple Street amidst a very beautiful and attractive garden.
Postcard of Pareshnath Jain Temple (c. 1900)
Photo of Pareshnath Jain Te... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76236
A Story of Khemo Dedrani
The Jain community has always rendered help to one and all in times of crises, especially in times of famines when the population suffered from acute scarcity of food grains and women and children died of hunger. The stories of the relief operations undertaken by the Jains have been written in letters of gold. All their... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76061
A Story of Kosha
Kosha, the court dancer of Patliputra, was alluringly lovely and highly accomplished in fine arts. The elder son of Mahamatya Shaktal was Sthulbhadra. He lived with courtesan Kosha in her house. She loved him passionately. After the death of his father, as a result of a conspiracy, he abdicated the title Mahamatya and decided t... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76062
Series of 3 seminars on
Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century
Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives
Sundday, December 12, 2010
Session V : 12.00-12.30
Objectivity and Subjectivity in Science and Spiritualit... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76330
Samani Akshay Pragya Samani Vinay Pragya
L et’s join in the last lecture of six week course on Jain Philosophy
The Contribution of Influential Acharya
January 5th, Wednesday 8-9 pm--------- * ----------Samniji’s Farewell
January 9th, (10:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
(Please let me know if you would like to share your thoughts ... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76339
Samani Akshay Pragya Samani Vinay Pragya
Wish you a Positive, Creative, Blissful and Progressive year 2011!!!!!
Welcome New Year with Spiritual Energy
In the auspicious presence and guidance of
Samani Akshay Pragya & Vinay Pragya
(Disciple of Acharya Mahashraman)
January 1st, 2011, Saturday
Navkar mantra jaap, 9 am ... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76287
Samani Prasanna Pragya Samani Rohit Pragya
Workshop on Acharya Hemachandra’s Yoga-Shastra Dec 18-19, 2011 in South London
During their stopover in London as part of their European tour, Samanijis Prasanna Pragya and Rohit Pragya conducted a private workshop on Acharya Hemachandra’s Yoga Shastra at the residence of Shruti & Shailesh Malde... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76364
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Shukla Pragya
A Heartfelt Mangal Bhavana (Vidai) Samaroh for Samanijis
On Jan 2, 2011, JVB NJ hosted Mangal Bhavana (Vidai) Samaroh for Samani Sanmati Pargyaji and Samani Shukla Pragyaji at American Legion Hall in Iselin, NJ. The program was attended by more than 150 members and guests.
At the very outset, ... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76360
Wishing you all A Happy New Year of sublime bliss & Prosperity We wish u a future that is bright & beautiful We wish u new beginnings & good health We wish u peace & harmony today and always Om Arham!
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Shukla Pragya http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76285
Samani Mudit Pragya ji Samani Amit Pragya ji Please join us on Sunday, January 9th 2011 at 2:30 PM for bi-weekly Pravachan. Samni Mudit Pragyaji and Samani Amit Pragyaji will give the pravachan on
"Balancing Life With Spirituality".
They will talk about this subject and teach us on having a balanced life.
While we all get busy with our da... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76345
The Philosophy of Karma
The essay was published in The Jaina Gazette , Vol. XLII, Number 2, February 1945, pp. 8-9. Notes of a paper read by Mr. Ajit Prasada at the religious section of the Indian Philosophical Congress at Lucknow in December, 1944. The word Karma, as commonly understood, means and signifies "action". It has been used in thi... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76354
Los Angeles Times
Paul McCartney asks India's prime minister to declare a national Vegetarian Day January 4, 2011 | 3:14 pm NEW DELHI - Outspoken vegetarian Paul McCartney is urging India to declare a national Vegetarian Day to celebrate meat-free living and compassion toward animals. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals said McCartney s... http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=76343